Mary A. Putnam
October 13, 1933 – January 8, 2020
Mary A. Putnam, 86, of Davenport, IA, went home to be with her Lord on Wednesday, January 8, 2020, at Good Samaritan Nursing Home in Davenport. Visitation will be from 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m., Monday, January 13, 2020, at Weerts Funeral Home in Davenport, funeral service to follow. Burial will be 11:00 a.m., Saturday, January 18, 2020, at the Van Buren City Cemetery in Van Buren, MO. Memorials may be directed to the VanBuren City Cemetery to help with the historical upkeep.
Mary was born October 13, 1933, to Comp and Katie Everhart in Grandin, MO. On January 26, 1952, Mary was united in marriage to Edwin “Bruce” Putnam in Van Buren, MO;he preceded her in death. To this union, three children were born: Marcia, Mark, and Marty. She enjoyed her life as a homemaker. Mary was a talented cook and seamstress. She loved her family most of all and always put them first. Mary was a long time member of LifeBridge Church in Davenport, IA.
Mary is survived by her three children: Marcia Edwards, Mark (Valli) Putnam, and Marty (Chris) Putnam; several grandchildren: Doug (Julaine) Edwards Jr., Amy Edwards,David (Audrey) Putnam, Michael (Caitlin) Putnam, Annette (Matthew) Petz, Steven Putnam, and Lindsey (Dustin) Ryan; eleven great grandchildren; two sisters-in-law: Denise Everhart and Melba Murray; a brother-in-law, Clyde “Bud” (Nan) Putnam; and many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Bruce; her parents; a sister, Patricia Womack; three brothers: Charles, Robert “Cob”, and Vernon “Sonny” Everhart; and a son-in-law, Doug Edwards.
- Comp Everhart, Father (deceased)
- Katie Everhart, Mother (deceased)
- Edwin "Bruce" Putnam, Husband (deceased)
- Marcia Edwards, Daughter
- Mark (Valli) Putnam, Son
- Marty (Chris) Putnam, Son
- Doug (Julaine) Edwards Jr., Grandson
- Amy Edwards, Granddaughter
- David (Audrey) Putnam, Grandson
- Michael (Caitlin) Putnam, Grandson
- Annette (Matthew) Petz, Granddaughter
- Steven Putnam, Grandson
- Lindsey (Dustin) Ryan, Granddaughter
- Denise Everhart, Sister in Law
- Melba Murray, Sister in Law
- Clyde "Bud" (Nan) Putnam, Brother-in-law
Mary also leaves eleven great grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Bruce; her parents; a sister, Patricia Womack; three brothers: Charles, Robert “Cob”, and Vernon “Sonny” Everhart; and a son-in-law, Doug Edwards
- Doug Edwards Jr.
- David Putnam
- Michael Putnam
- Steven Putnam
- Dustin Ryan
- Matthew Petz
- Van Buren City Cemetery
- Visitation Weerts Funeral Home Monday, January 13, 2020
- Funeral Service Weerts Funeral Home Monday, January 13, 2020
Mary A. Putnam
Gery and Connie Ryan
January 12, 2020
Just want you to know that we are praying for you and your family. May God Comfort each of you
January 11, 2020
So sorry for your loss.... She is in heaven now. You are in my prayers!
January 9, 2020
My sincere heartfelt condolences at Mary's passing. I saw Mary 2x each week since last April when I visited my cousin at Good Samaritan. She was a lovely lady and was very pleasant, I always enjoyed her.
💗 May she rest in blessed peace 💗
Port Byron, IL
January 9, 2020
Your memories shared at New Life Church during my stay in Davenport will forever be cherished and your sweet spirit never forgotten. RIH Ms Mary